Resources for Incoming Freshmen

Understanding the Pre-Business Major

All students who are interested in graduating with a business degree start by being declared as ‚ pre-majors. All business students must complete core curriculum requirements and complete the pre-business core. Once you have completed the pre-business core, you will meet with an advisor to declare your business major.
More information about the Pre-Business Major.

Honors Program

The University Honors Program seeks to provide students who are both academically talented and highly motivated with an undergraduate education that nurtures and promotes students' capacities to think competently, understand deeply and act ethically. The program is University-wide and compatible with all academic majors.
Learn more about the University Honors Program.


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Freshman Start

Freshman Start is a new summer program for incoming freshmen who need to take MATH 096 and/or ENGLISH 098 or need help with placement in required English and Math courses. Students who participate in the program can meet enrollment requirements in five weeks.
Learn more about the Freshman Start program.

Why Business?

Learn what makes the College of Business so special, including its proximity to Lake Tahoe, a reputation for academic excellence and abundant scholarship opportunities.
Learn more About Business.

Summer Orientation

Find out how to adjust your fall schedule, learn more about the University and receive an orientation to the College of Business.
Get the inside scoop.

Residential Life and Living Communities

Find out more information about living on campus in Nevada's Living Learning Communities.
Learn more about ResLife.